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Chaney House
Ranked #3 of 5 Tahoe City B&B and Inns
Reviewed June 3, 2013

Love the Chaney house-everything about it. Old Tahoe, the private pier, proximity to good restaurants, the relaxing ambience that Gary and Laurie create. Have been before, just got back again, and will book in the near future. Enough said!!!

  • Stayed: June 2013, traveled with friends
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Reviewed May 25, 2013

What a treat to drive through stone pillars beneath towering pines overlooking the beauty of Lake Tahoe! The high wooden beams of the 1920s-era living room beckoned us with its warmth. Our room was the Master Suite - lots of space, quiet, private, upstairs, comfortable king-sized bed, charming furnishings, roomy closet and private bathroom. One joy was waking in the morning seeing sunlight highlighting the various colors of the pines. Our hosts, Lori and Gary, made us feel as welcome as welcome can be: scrumptious breakfasts, wine and nibbles at 5 p.m., and great dinner recommendations - Sunnyside, Beacon Bar and Grill, Wolfdales, River Grill, and River Ranch. What a week!

  • Stayed: May 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed August 23, 2012

Staying at The. Chaney House for four days was a real treat. The accomodations are wonderful and the breakfasts cooked by Laurie Chaney are absolutely gourmet quality. The house is picturesquely located on the shore of Lake Tahoe. I have traveled extensively and am very familiar with Tahoe including boating all over the lake. This is place for an old Tahoe hand or a first time visitor. Gary Chaney is well informed on the lake and can help you plan your day, He is both an expert boating but winter sports too. Would strongly recommend The Chaney House for anyone who wants a wonderful experience in one of the most beautiful places on earth.

  • Stayed: August 2012
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2  Thank Cox1944
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Reviewed August 21, 2012

I cannot say enough about the Cheney House. The owners are lovely people..very accomodating and genuine. The house and grounds are beautiful. Breakfast out on the porch or in the dining room each is not only tasty, the presentation is lovely. Early evening wine sipping with the owner in the family room is a wonderful way to meet the other guests as well as learn a lot about the area. Highly recommend this B&B if you're planning a trip to the area.

Room Tip: We stayed in Jeanine's Room. Lovely!!
  • Stayed: September 2011, traveled as a couple
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Thank Hope C
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Reviewed August 13, 2012

We were driving along and discovered this beautiful looking historic house and when we pulled in we were immediately welcomed by Gary & Lori they sat us down with a glass of wine most welcome after our long drive. The room was very clean and comfortable with all toiletries provided. We had access to the lounge room and also had the offer of blankets if we wished to stargaze out on the jetty on the lake. We went out for a lovely dinner at river grill on recommendation from Gary it was delicious. The rooms are lovely although not soundproof not that this was a problem to us but could be if there were noisy guests staying. We had a baked egg with spinach and a cheese sauce for breakfast also melon and Danish pastry. Very warm hospitable people would definitely recommend

  • Stayed: August 2012, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed August 9, 2012

We recently stayed at the Chaney House and found Gary and Lori to be the warmest B&B hosts we have ever encountered. They make everyone feel welcome and Gary takes special care in making sure that guests are well set with their plans for the day (in our case hiking and dinner reservations). They are both very warm people and create a very friendly social atmosphere. The afternoon wine socials are a lot of fun. Lori's breakfast dishes are yummy and hearty. We would definitely come back.

  • Stayed: August 2012, traveled as a couple
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Thank LucTam
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Reviewed August 9, 2012

The warmth of the host and hostess make this a standout B&B. More than a lodging, it is a welcoming mileu.

It is also well-situated for hiking, with many fine trails nearby.

You will not go wrong staying at the Chaney House!

Room Tip: The floors are a bit creaky. If you are a sensitive sleeper you might prefer an upper story room.
  • Stayed: August 2012, traveled as a couple
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Additional Information about Chaney House

Address: 4725 W. Lake Blvd., Tahoe City, CA 96145
Location: United States > California > Lake Tahoe (California) > Tahoe City
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Beach
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Ranked #3 of 5 B&Bs / Inns in Tahoe City
Price Range: $155 - $245 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4

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